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Introducing Executable Papers – now live on ScienceDirect

Monday, June 10, 2013 - 12:03
ScienceDirect | Product Release

Through the Article of the Future, Elsevier’s ongoing program to improve the online article format, publications on ScienceDirect benefit from improved presentation, useful contextual information, and better support for digital content. The Executable Paper builds on recent advances to online articles by providing a solution that improves the reproducibility of computational work.


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Postdoc Free Access program returns, helping researchers stay competitive between jobs

Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 08:47
ScienceDirect | Early Career Researchers

Response to initial offer – and an increasing competitive job market – convince Elsevier to offer postdocs access to ScienceDirect with fewer restrictions.


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New journal titles launched on ScienceDirect (May 2013)

Monday, May 27, 2013 - 14:24
ScienceDirect | Journals
TitleISSNAnalytic Methods in Accident Research22136657Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering02085216Cirugía Cardiovascular11340096Drug Invention Today09757619EuPA Open Proteomics22129685Information Processing in Agriculture22143173International Economics21107017International Journal of Veterinary Science and Medicine23144599International Review of Economics Education14773880Journal of Acute...
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Tips for discovering and searching ScienceDirect Books

Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 11:47
Books | ScienceDirect

Offering comprehensive coverage of the full range of scientific disciplines, over 10,000 books – including monograph, book series, handbooks and reference works – are fully integrated with journals on ScienceDirect. Books are a foundation of knowledge in a particular area, helps stimulate thinking for new products or processes, and help researchers learn the fundamentals of a related field....

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New journal titles launched on ScienceDirect (April 2013)

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 11:39
ISSNFull Title22133054Anthropocene22126198Bioactive Carbohydrates and Dietary Fibre22120548Digital Applications in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage16583876Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy01239392Infectio09753583Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research20954956Journal of Energy Chemistry14476770Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management09751483Journal of Young...
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MathJax, now on ScienceDirect, makes online math ‘beautiful and accessible’

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 11:30
ScienceDirect | Product Release

Researchers who present mathematics in their papers confront a different kind of math problem: how to display their formulas and equations in a way that is attractive and easy to read. Now, researchers whose studies are published online on ScienceDirect can have their mathematics rendered by MathJax – a technology that enables a crisp display of mathematical symbols and equations on the web....

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Elsevier welcomes Mendeley

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 08:44
ScienceDirect | Scopus | Disseminating Research

Mendeley is a company that has made a big name for itself with an innovative platform that helps researchers organize their work, discover the latest research and collaborate. As Managing Director of Academic and Government Markets for Elsevier, Olivier Dumon writes about how Elsevier started collaborating with this London-based company, and why joining forces will help both companies serve...

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Every second, 22 articles are downloaded from ScienceDirect

Friday, March 22, 2013 - 12:13
Content | ScienceDirect

In 2012, approximately 700 million full-text articles were downloaded from ScienceDirect – that’s 22 articles per second and 12% increase from 2011. These articles were downloaded by an average of nearly 10 million unique users each month, with the number reaching 11 million per month in the fourth quarter.

How do we come up with these numbers? Basically, we count machine cookies.

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New journal titles launched on ScienceDirect (March)

Friday, March 22, 2013 - 07:46
ScienceDirect | Title Information


European Journal of Control

22124292Food Bioscience


International Journal of Chemical and Analytical Science


JCC Open


Journal of CO2 Utilization


Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering



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New guide helps you access ScienceDirect via library discovery services

Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 07:55
Resources | ScienceDirect

In a vast ocean of content, how do your patrons find the right content? Consider that in 1990, there were 900,000 ISBNs. In 2012, there are over 32 million ISBNs. Obviously, with fewer books in the marketplace, it was easier to discover the needed content. To help libraries optimize their collections and adapt to this new era of digital content, a new technology, discovery services, emerged in...

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